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SUN, OCT 30 • 1:00 - 3:30 PM

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JOIN US AT OUR FALL OPEN HOUSE

You’re going to love it here. 

The more you learn about The Country School, the more confident you will be that this is a school where your child will thrive. On October 30, come tour our beautiful campus and speak with faculty, families, and administration to learn why parents have trusted their children’s education to The Country School for 68 years.

Please Note: A Kindergarten Readiness Session with our expert staff will begin at 1:30 PM. 

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“The Country School has a community that far exceeded
what I thought a school could provide to our family.” 

Choosing the right school is a big decision for your family. Join us at our Open House and learn how The Country School honors our students’ creativity, sense of wonder, and intellectual curiosity. Our integrated curriculum aligns rigorous academics with a commitment to character and leadership development. We nurture every student’s unique role in the community, empowering each to serve the common good. Graduates of The Country School face the future with confidence and an education that lasts a lifetime.

Here’s what you will experience during the Open House:

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Tour our 23-acre campus and see the classrooms and outdoor spaces where teachers engage students’ creativity, sense of wonder, and intellectual curiosity

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Learn about the admissions process and the various characteristics and learning styles we see most often in Country School students

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Learn why so many families trust their child's education to the Country School so you can start planning your academic future

Why so many families trust their children’s education to The Country School

CREATIVITY

We inspire enthusiasm for learning as an exciting, lifelong activity. We value imagination and diverse ways of thinking.

RESILIENCE

Through appropriate challenges and reflection, our students learn that adversity offers opportunities for growth.

CONFIDENCE

We strive to create an atmosphere of mutual respect where children feel comfortable speaking and acting with vision and conviction.

KINDNESS

“Be kind” is our guiding principle. Our students look beyond themselves to work collaboratively and serve others.

INTEGRITY

Our community is built on trust. As we tell our students, we all must do the right thing, even when no one else is watching.

“The Country School is the best decision we have made for our children.

They love going to school each day because they are surrounded by a great group of children and a caring and devoted faculty, while engaging in interesting and immersive study. Each day at The Country School is like a dose of good medicine, where kids are taught to be lifelong learners, leaders and well-rounded people. The Country School’s holistic approach to learning creates kids who are resilient and ready to tackle the challenges of high school and beyond. We could not be more pleased with our experience at The Country School!”

Hallie and Isaak Aronson, Parents '23, 25

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need to register to attend the event?

Registration is appreciated as it allows us to plan for your tour.  Drop-ins are also welcome.

What time should I arrive at Open House?

Please arrive between 1:00 and 2:30 PM to allow ample time for your tour.

If you have registered for the 1:30 Kindergarten Readiness Session, please arrive by 1:25 pm.

Can my student attend the Open House with me?

Yes! All students and family members are welcome to attend the Open House.

Where do I park and what do I do once I arrive?

Please park in the lot on the corner of Blinnshed and Opening Hill Roads.

Make your way up to campus and you will be greeted by an Open House volunteer and directed to the registration table on the Burt Green.

Are tours personalized?

Yes! Tours will be personalized to fit your family’s grade level(s) of interest. 

Will there be a formal presentation?

Tours will begin as attendees arrive.

The Kindergarten Readiness Session will begin at 1:30. 

What is the Kindergarten Readiness Session?

Kindergarten and Kindergarten Readiness will be the focus of an information session beginning at 1:30 in our Early Childhood Building, The Clark House.

Our Assistant Head of School, Beth Coyne, will facilitate the discussion.  Panel members will include Beatrice Brett and Chester Sharp, Kindergarten teachers, Karen Chiaia, PreKindergarten teacher, Jennifer Butler, School Counselor, and Jennifer Hornyak, Reading Specialist.

Come learn how we assess student readiness, how we meet the needs of all learners, and what you can do to support your child between now and your student’s first day of Kindergarten.

Will I meet faculty and administration?

Yes! Faculty members representing each division will be available to answer questions and share about our programs.  Administrators will also be available for conversation and questions.

Are you still accepting applications for 2022-2023?

Yes. We are processing applications on a rolling basis.

Do you offer financial aid?

Yes. Financial aid is determined by The Country School Financial Aid Committee with information from a third party, School and Student Services (SSS).   Registration form and details can be found on our website.

Do you offer scholarships?

Merit Scholarships are available for new students entering grades 4-8.  Registration form and details can be found on our website.

What if I have questions but cannot attend the Open House?

Please fill out this Inquiry Form, and we will contact you to schedule a personal tour or phone call. 

SUN, OCT 30 • 1:00 – 3:30 PM

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